Posted July 22, 2016 3 years 3 months ago

Senior Network Producer

                                                                                                                              CAREER OPPORTUNITY                                                                            

POSITION:                                              Senior Network Producer                                     

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS:    Wednesday August 10th, 2016

The Cable Public Affairs Channel, CPAC, Canada’s only privately-owned, national, bilingual, not-for-profit public affairs television network is seeking an experienced journalist to join our editorial team. This fluently bilingual individual has an extensive background in producing compelling public affairs programming across all media platforms. The ideal candidate is an exceptional communicator who is able to clearly and succinctly convey the key production elements to the editorial, social media and technical teams in order to produce outstanding and innovative programming.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

  • Oversee development of CPAC’s original programming in both official languages;
  • Work with the Executive Producer and Co-ordinating Producer to establish and communicate the editorial direction of upcoming events to all departments;
  • Ensure the implementation of a multiplatform content strategy for all CPAC programming;
  • Mentor all production groups (ENG camera, editing, reporters, producers, studio crew) on storytelling and storyboarding with a view to ensuring the highest level of production value;
  • Monitor adherence to journalistic, production and technical standards;
  • Represent CPAC’s editorial interests at pool meetings along with resources team;
  • Oversee the execution of large-scale events in production control room and acts as an editorial liaison between the Executive Producer and production staff;
  • Work with the Executive Producer to conduct program reviews.

QUALIFICATIONS (KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED):

  • University or college degree in journalism, telecommunications, radio/television production, or equivalent experience;
  • Ten years’ experience in television production;
  •  Minimum five years’ experience in a supervisory position;
  • May be required to work occasional evenings and weekends;
  •  Bilingual, English and French;
  • Has exemplary editorial judgement;
  • Is able to provide coaching, training and mentorship to producers and technical crews;
  • Able to work exacting standards, including critical deadlines under high stress and tight deadlines;
  • Identifies, designs and contributes to the development of new ideas and approaches to improve corporate processes and systems;
  • Exceptional communicator, both verbally and written.

PLEASE SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION BY August 10th, 2016 TO:                               

                                                                CPAC

                                                1750-45 O’Connor Street

                                                Ottawa, Ontario K1P 1A4

                                                Attention:   Patricia Hutton, Human Resources

                                                 Fax: (613) 567-2741

                                                EMAIL : careers@cpac.ca